Roman emperors and women through the ages

Tom Holland describes the first imperial dynasty of Rome, while Amanda Foreman talks about her new TV series The Ascent of Woman


Tom Holland speaks to us about his new book on the first five Roman emperors: Augustus, Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius and Nero. Meanwhile, we’re joined by historical author Amanda Foreman to discuss her new BBC TV series The Ascent of Woman.